Using the test framework for other proxy products

Mark Nottingham mnot at
Thu Nov 20 06:38:11 CET 2008

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On 18/11/2008, at 8:43 AM, Dmitry Rubinstein wrote:

> Greetings!
> I came across Varnish in a search not for a caching proxy, but  
> rather for a testing framework that would allow us to test our  
> product (which is a security product that acts as an HTTP proxy). Is  
> anyone known to have tried (and succeeded) using the Varnish test  
> framework in order to test anything other than Varnish? What I have  
> in mind is testing for compliance with various HTTP specifications  
> mostly, including things as core to HTTP as pipelining, and as  
> specific as various flavors of authentication. The necessary  
> condition is, obviously, development of some sort of adapter that  
> would allow setting up the other-than-varnish-proxy in accordance  
> with the configuration being tested.
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> Dmitry Rubinstein
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